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Crossover to Guangzhou: Local gov't's efforts to fight heat

07-07-2010 13:57 BJT Special Report: China Battles Heat Wave |

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For more on the power restrictions in Guangzhou, we now cross to CCTV reporter Zoe Cheung.

Q1: As we saw in your story, the power load in Guangzhou has surged to 11 million kilowatts. Can you tell us how long the current restrictions will last?

Q2: The Beijing Municipal Human Resources and Social Security Bureau has raised the city's monthly heat allowance from 60 yuan to 120 yuan. Can you tell us about some of the measures undertaken by the Guangzhou city government to help people combat the heat?

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CNTV.CN

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